SJCS Stories

Delaware Employment Success

The Western YMCA of Delaware in Newark was busy all summer. At the center of the action was Anne, who has been successfully employed as Membership Associate for over a year. SJCS helped Anne find and hold this position. Our Employment Specialist, Donna Hopkins, developed this customized role in partnership…...

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Spring Newsletter 2019

The history of St. John’s has been one of growth and change, slowly working to best meet the needs of the communities we support. Over the past year, we have been working to identify our strengths and how our expertise and values can best meet the needs of communities. In…...

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Winter 2019 Newsletter

Expanding our Mission As you may know, we are in our 150th year of changing lives and building stronger communities. Throughout our history, we have been responsive to the changing needs of the communities we support. From the beginning, our services have slowly shifted from serving those wounded during the…...

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Summer Newsletter 2018

Building on a Legacy of Service 2018 marks the 150th year of St. John’s Community Services. From our inception, St. John’s has been dedicated to changing lives and building strong, inclusive communities for all. Since 1868, we have been forward-thinking, engaged, and prepared to embrace change....

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Interview with Laura Strmel, Regional Director, SJCS-DE

There are times when the adage ‘it takes a village’ to describe a successful accomplishment can be over used. Just ask Laura Strmel, our Delaware Regional Director, and she’ll probably tell you that, as cliché as it sounds, it is still true. Over the last few months, Laura has been…...

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